This type of haircut, however, is not appropriate for all kinds of women. They are certainly not made for those with rounder faces, because they tend to emphasize the shape. Thus, they would only look bigger. They are more ideal for girls with more pronounced chins or jawbones. Then you have spike of Victoria Beckham and Pink. It combines a lot of elements of other hairstyles. First, it's usually cropped or very short. Then the hairstylist has to layer the hair. The only difference is that the ends of the hair should never fall down but instead appear like spikes, going into different angles.
Short hairstyles, like most styles, come in and out of fashion regularly, but they usually spend more time "in" than out. Recently, a long layered hair style was at the forefront of the beauty industry, but more recently, women have once again embraced the freedom and surprising versatility of short hairstyles. If you look at a picture of short hairstyles from the 1920's, you'll see that the hair is "marcelled." This was a process by which women's hairstyle was coaxed into tight, head_hugging waves. But if you look at a picture of short hairstyles from the 60's, you'll see that the women's hairstyle of that era was straight...often rolled on giant coffee cans to achieve the right effect.